Jaime Ramirez-Vick

Jaime Ramirez-Vick

Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue
Professor of Engineering Sciences and Materials, UPRM

Email: jvick@ece.uprm.edu

Phone: +1 787 832-4040, ext. 3048
Fax: +1 787 265-3816

Engineering Sciences and Materials Department
University of Puerto Rico
P.O. Box 9044
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico 00681-9044

Research web site: http://www.uprm.edu/ciym/Faculty/jramirez.html


  • BSChemE, University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, 1985
  • MSChemE, University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, 1989
  • PhD, Arizona State University, 1997

Research Interests

  • Molecular diagnostics
  • Systems biology analysis of partially characterized systems
  • Microarray technology development
  • Electrochemical detection of biomolecules
  • Biosensors
  • Effect of electromagnetic fields on biological systems (e.g., breast cancer, bone development)
  • Biomarker validation studies